Areas of Support

Standards:

This department supports the adoption of content standards aligned to the California state standards and rigorous graduation requirements for middle school and high school students.  We ensure that the focus remains on California Content Standards and that our assessments align closely with our curriculum.

Instruction: 

Our department develops and implements core curriculum aligned to state standards in key subject areas in grades 7-12 and also implements vertical articulation of curricula and instructional programs in these same grades.

Instructional Materials: 

Our department coordinates the adoption of instructional materials in core subject areas for grades 7-12.  Areas include English-Language Arts, mathematics, history-social science, sciences, visual and performing arts, and foreign languages.

Staff Development: 

We provide staff development to facilitate the needs of our teachers and administrators to ensure that they receive the training and support they need to serve their schools effectively, professionally and efficiently.